Daily Archives: 29.05.2018

Qatar Airways plane makes emergency landing in Baku due to engine failure

An aircraft of Qatar Airways made an emergency landing at Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport May 29 due to an engine failure.

Gulf Air to launch Baku – Bahrain flight

On June 12, 2018 Gulf Air, the national airline of Bahrain, will launch its new destination: Baku, Azerbaijan – Bahrain. Flights from Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport (roundtrip air service) will be operated five times a week on Airbus A320 according to the following flight schedule:

AVIA TRAFFIC COMPANY increases frequency of its Bishkek – Krasnoyarsk flights

The Kyrgyz airline named AVIA TRAFFIC COMPANY informs that in summer 2018, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – Krasnoyarsk, Russia, flights will be operated twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Ashgabat International Airport employees continue removing women from international flights

Citizens of Turkmenistan continue to face various obstacles when leaving the country. Azatlyk Radio became aware of two cases of a ban on travel for Turkmen citizens at the international airport in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Kyrgyz airports served 1.072 million passengers for January – April 2018

For January – April 2018, the Manas International Airport OJSC, uniting all Kyrgyz airports, has served 1,072,347 passengers. Of these, 401,291 people took advantage of domestic airlines, and 671,056 people were served on international flights.

Businessmen ask Kyrgyz Parliament members not to hurry up with “Open Sky” policy, as it may kill Kyrgyz civil aviation sector

In Kyrgyzstan, businessmen are asking Kyrgyz Parliament deputies not to hurry up with the introduction of the “Open Sky” program, Davran Osmonkulov, Manager, Tourist.kg Informal Tourist Club, told the 24.kg News Agency, Kyrgyzstan.

To what destinations will flights be operated from Georgian airports?

The Georgian Civil Aviation Agency has approved the schedule of regular flights from Georgian airports.

Tigerair Australia low cost air carrier named to be the cheapest airline in the world

The network has published a rating of the cheapest airlines in the world, compiled by the Rome to Rio Travel Booking Service. The leading place in the ranking was taken by Australian Tigerair Australia, which carries out only domestic flights.

Russia, Kazakhstan sign contract to supply Mi-35 helicopters

Russia and Kazakhstan signed a contract for the supply of four Mi-35 transport and combat helicopters, the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation of Russia (FS) confirmed RIA Novosti on Tuesday.

Boeing Business Jets grows order book with new sales

Boeing Business Jets (BBJ) [NYSE:BA] have won four new orders in 2018 as elite customers continue to favor Boeing’s portfolio of ultra-large-cabin, long-range airplanes, the company announced today at the European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE).